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FNAK51 PAFC 272342
FWFAER

FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ANCHORAGE AK
342 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.DISCUSSION...

A LOW IN THE GULF WILL SLOWLY WEAKEN AND DRIFT EAST WITH ANOTHER
TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE MOVING INTO THE REGION FROM THE NORTH SLOPE.
RAIN AND SHOWERS ALONG THE COAST WILL DIMINISH AS THE GULF LOW
MOVES EAST...WITH INCREASING CHANCES OF SHOWERS FARTHER NORTH ACROSS
THE NORTHERN SUSITNA VALLEY AND NEAR THE ALASKA RANGE. ISOLATED WET
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING THROUGH
THURSDAY ACROSS THE SUSITNA VALLEY AND ALONG THE TALKEETNA MOUNTAINS.

AKZ101-281630-
ANCHORAGE-
INCLUDING...ANCHORAGE...EAGLE RIVER...INDIAN...EKLUTNA
342 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           80           60           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   51 (+1)      60 (+1)      50           59
RH % (24H TREND)   98 (+2)      64-76 (-5)   97           66-79
20FTWND(MPH)       LGT/VAR      SE 12-25     SE 13-26     SE 7-19
CWR                50           60           30           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      60           60           50           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   56 (+1)      68 (+3)      56           67
RH % (24H TREND)   95 (+2)      60-69 (0)    86-92        52-61
20FTWND(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S 3-20       SE 7-22      SE 8-15
CWR                20           20           20           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN
THE LOWER 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ111-281630-
MATANUSKA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...PALMER...WASILLA...SUTTON...CHICKALOON
342 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      90           70           60           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   51 (+1)      54-61 (-1)   48           54-60
RH % (24H TREND)   95 (+2)      61-72 (+3)   96           56-73
20FTWND(MPH)       LGT/VAR      S 5-10       S 5-9        S 4-11
CWR                60           50           40           30
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      70           50           50           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   55 (+2)      69 (+1)      54           67
RH % (24H TREND)   88-94 (+2)   59-68 (+6)   85-94        55
20FTWND(MPH)       W 3-5        S 3-14       S 6-14       S 4-11
CWR                20           30           30           30
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ121-281630-
WESTERN KENAI PENINSULA-
INCLUDING...KENAI...SOLDOTNA...HOMER...COOPER LANDING
342 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      60           70           60           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   53 (+1)      60-67 (+2)   53           60-68
RH % (24H TREND)   97 (+2)      67-78 (+3)   96           51-63
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 7-11      S 3-7        S 4-9        S 8-19
CWR                30           60           20           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      80           60           50           30
TEMP (24H TREND)   55 (+1)      60-67 (+2)   54           65
RH % (24H TREND)   90-96 (+1)   71-80 (0)    95           58-69
20FTWND(MPH)       N 9-16       SW 4-12      S 9-16       SW 16-24
CWR                70           40           0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ125-281630-
WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND-
INCLUDING...WHITTIER...SEWARD...GIRDWOOD...MOOSE PASS
342 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          70           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   46-52 (+1)   51-61 (+1)   50           53-63
RH % (24H TREND)   99 (0)       67-94 (-4)   93-99        58-81
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 7-14      E 3-9        E 3-6        S 3-8
CWR                100          90           50           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      100          100          70           50
TEMP (24H TREND)   49-55 (+1)   55-61 (+1)   53           54-61
RH % (24H TREND)   99 (0)       70-90 (-4)   98           68-83
20FTWND(MPH)       NE 8-16      E 2-9        SE 2-6       SW 5-10
CWR                100          90           50           20
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ141-281630-
COPPER RIVER BASIN-
INCLUDING...GLENNALLEN...EUREKA...MCCARTHY...PAXSON...SLANA
342 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

                   TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        SHOWERS      TSTMS        SHOWERS      SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      90           70           70           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   51 (+2)      58-65 (-2)   48           58-65
RH % (24H TREND)   94 (+4)      50-67 (+7)   86-94        39-53
20FTWND(MPH)       SE 3-10      S 4-17       SW 3-16      SW 4-14
CWR                80           50           40           30
LAL                1            2            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER
40S. HIGHS AROUND 60. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ145-281630-
SUSITNA VALLEY-
INCLUDING...TALKEETNA...WILLOW...CANTWELL
342 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.ABOVE 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      60           80           80           90
TEMP (24H TREND)   50 (0)       62 (-2)      50           58
RH % (24H TREND)   93 (0)       58-73 (+15)  91-97        67-81
20FTWND(MPH)       W 2-6        SW 5-10      SW 6-9       SW 5-16
CWR                20           60           70           80
LAL                3            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS.

.BELOW 1500 FT...
                   TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER        MCLDY        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        SHOWERS
CHANCE PRECIP      40           70           70           60
TEMP (24H TREND)   53 (+1)      69 (+1)      54           62-68
RH % (24H TREND)   96 (+1)      62-77 (+16)  98           54-67
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 2-6       S 4-10       S 7-13       S 5-13
CWR                20           50           50           40
LAL                2            2            2            1

REMARKS...ISOLATED WET THUNDERSTORMS

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE MID 40S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

AKZ171-281630-
KODIAK ISLAND-
INCLUDING...KODIAK CITY
342 PM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

.INLAND AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         RAIN         RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      90           80           40           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   52 (+2)      58-66 (+5)   52           56-65
RH % (24H TREND)   100 (0)      60-73 (-11)  97           48-67
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 6-11      W 3-8        W 3-10       W 13-22
CWR                80           60           10           0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.COASTAL AREAS...
                   TONIGHT      THU          THU NIGHT    FRI

CLOUD COVER        CLOUDY       CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE        RAIN         RAIN         SHOWERS      RAIN
CHANCE PRECIP      90           80           40           20
TEMP (24H TREND)   54 (+2)      64 (+4)      55           65
RH % (24H TREND)   99 (0)       61-75 (-11)  96           49-68
20FTWND(MPH)       NW 6-15      W 2-11       SW 3-12      W 11-21
CWR                70           60           0            0
LAL                1            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE
UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$



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